Car Rental Wellington

Our easy Wellington rental pick-up process

Ready to visit New Zealand’s capital city for work or play? Whether you’re looking for an economical compact, intermediate sedan or luxury SUV, we provide drivers with great rates on reliable Wellington car rentals to get you safely on your New Zealand trip.
Wellington City is one of the best places in New Zealand to savour incredible panoramic views, view gorgeous native wildlife and eat delicious local food. Drive around this culture-filled metropolis with a Wellington car rental from Pegasus.
Pegasus Rental Cars Wellington
5B Tauhinu Road,
Miramar, Wellington Airport,
Wellington 6022, New Zealand
Opening Hours
8am – 5pm Monday to Sunday

Call the Wellington Pegasus Team today on 0800 35 45 07 or book online to find out about pricing and availability of our rental cars.

Enjoy faster reservations and a hassle-free car hire booking process with Pegasus. Book your car rental in Wellington now to grab an incredible deal, and we’ll have your late-model hire car ready and waiting for you when you arrive. So, head to our booking page, enter your rental car pick-up and drop-off dates, select the vehicle type that suits your needs and budget, and you’ll receive our best price in an instant. Stay up-to-date with our incredibly affordable rental deals to snag a bargain and save!

Business and holiday travel in Wellington

If you’re visiting for pleasure, ask our knowledgeable team for tips on the many attractions and must-do’s in Wellington City and beyond. If you’re here on business, let us know when you book, and we’ll make sure your Wellington car rental is ready for you at the depot when you arrive.

Ready to book your accommodation? Pegasus is proud to partner with CPG Hotels, which have properties in key locations across the North and South Island of New Zealand. Of course, hiring a car in Wellington is a great way to explore, but we know it’s just one aspect of your holiday planning and cost. So, we’re pleased to offer our Wellington car hire customers a 15% discount on CPG Hotels. You’ll find the Wellington CPG Hotel on Willis Street, just a short walk from the CBD and a 10-minute drive from Wellington International Airport.

Discover our cars for hire

When you hire a car from Pegasus, you’ll receive a reliable, well-maintained rental car to suit your budget. Explore Wellington city centre in our compact car types: Mazda Demio and Toyota Yaris, 4-door hatchback Nissan Tiidas and Nissan Sunny sedans. Choose from our most popular intermediate rental car models, such as Toyota Corolla sedans or hatchbacks. Need more space for the family or travelling further afield? Choose from spacious station wagons, SUVs, people movers and minibuses. Visit our booking page to browse our range by vehicle availability and type.

How to find us – Pegasus Rentals Wellington

Our Wellington car rental branch depot is just a 4-minute drive from the Wellington Airport at 5B Tauhinu Road, Miramar. We’re also 11 minutes from Wellington city centre. Car rental pick-up services are available from many locations. Notify us if you require our pick-up service from the Wellington Airport, inter-island ferry terminals, Central Railway Station or your accommodation. Our shuttle service is available seven days a week. We also offer an after-hours pick-up service.

Contact details for our Wellington branch

Ready to make your hire car booking or want more vehicle information? We’re at your service from 8 am to 5 pm Monday to Sunday. Call us during office hours or message our friendly Wellington team at:

Phone: (04) 380 3040 | 0800 35 45 07
Facebook: @pegasusrentalswellington

Explore driving around Wellington and beyond

The affordable rental cars at our Wellington city and airport locations are fully maintained to the highest standards and ready for your upcoming NZ road trip. We guarantee all rental vehicles receive a 23-point safety check before your pick-up date. In addition, we offer unlimited kilometres and 24-hour roadside assistance country-wide on all Wellington rental car bookings. GPS navigation and child booster seats are also available to rent upon request. Please adhere to all posted speed limits within the Wellington CBD, urban areas, and motorways.

As New Zealand’s capital, Wellington City offers many things to do and see—especially with a Pegasus car rental. Once you’ve left the airport terminal, the nearby Mount Victoria lookout provides stunning views of the town for free. Heading further into the CBD brings you to the Te Aro district to enjoy the history-heavy city surrounded by nature and dotted with public art. Visit Te Papa, New Zealand’s national museum, and discover fascinating, larger-than-life exhibits.

Outside of the national museum, Te Papa, you can enjoy New Zealand’s past through the many historically significant buildings. Stroll through the famous Old St Paul’s or visit the Old Government Buildings, once the largest wooden buildings in the world. The new government building, the Beehive, is free to enter.

Take your car hire out of the city centre and further north to explore the Kapiti Coast, known for its beautiful beaches and unique landscapes. This location also features the Southward Car Museum, which includes a huge fleet of vehicles for display. Wherever you drive with your car hire in Wellington, you will surely find incredible destinations and adventure.

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does it cost to rent a car in Wellington?

We keep our rental car prices competitive to help you save more per day. All prices include GST and insurance with no hidden costs. Book in advance during the New Zealand holiday periods to grab our latest deals before rates increase.

How much does it cost to rent an economy car in Wellington?

We work hard to help you get the best value for money possible.  Our economy range is our most popular rental car option, including our 1.3L subcompact hatchbacks. Book your car hire for longer to enjoy a reduced daily rate, and check out our deals page for promotions and seasonal specials.

Where can I find special deals on car rental in Wellington?

Search our deals page for Pegasus promotions and seasonal specials before booking your next rental car in Wellington. These can include discounts for longer hires and savings of 15% at CPG Hotels. Book now to take advantage of our amazing deals, incredible rates and range of optional extras.

Reviews from our Wellington customers

With a great location close to Wellington Airport, Pegasus is the best place to find car rentals for your New Zealand road trip. Our quality vehicles, great deals and friendly staff have made us the number one choice of travellers. The high overall satisfaction rate of our past customers is proof of that; read more about what they have to say about renting a car from our Wellington airport location:

Book with Pegasus now

Hire a car from one of our eight North Island or seven South Island rental car locations. Book online or call 0800 35 45 07 now for further assistance and secure your car hire. Uncover the fantastic things NZ’s capital city has to offer when you rent a car in Wellington from Pegasus. Whether you’re hiring a people mover for a few days or a rental car long-term, we’re here for all your travel needs. We can’t wait to meet you and see you off on your NZ adventure!